Organized by region, expert travel writers explain the stories behind the sights and include overviews of the nation's history and culture, from its ancient past to the Colonial-era to the complicated political situation of today. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Myanmar (Burma) truly shows this destination as no one else can. --Publisher's description
Color maps on inside front and backcover endpapers
Introducing Myanmar. Discovering Myanmar ; Putting Myanmar on the map ; Portrait of Myanmar ; Myanmar through the year ; History of Myanmar -- Myanmar: area by area. Myanmar at a glance ; Yangon ; Bago region ; Western Myanmar ; Bagan archeological zone ; Mandalay region ; Eastern Myanmar ; Northern Myanmar ; Southeastern Myanmar -- Travelers' needs. Where to stay ; Where to eat and drink ; Shopping in Myanmar ; Entertainment in Myanmar ; Sports and outdoor activities -- Survival guide. Practical information ; Travel information
Obscured text on front cover due to sticker attached.
Most of the text contains cut-off due to tight binding.